Those invited to the Republic Day celebration and those attending the event with e-tickets will get free rides at two metro stations.
60,000 to 65,000 people are arriving to watch the parade on January 26 and special arrangements have been made for them. All will be admitted through Also, only valid pass holders and ticket buyers will be admitted to watch the parade. 24 help desks are set up from New Delhi area so that people do not face any problem and maintain the security system.
It should be noted that 6,000 policemen will be on duty during the parade, and the NSG team will be present along with the intelligence agencies. In total, more than 27,000 security personnel are deployed in security. More than 150 CCTV cameras will monitor the Republic Day parade and surrounding areas. The high-rise buildings have been closed since the evening of January 25.
The entry of heavy vehicles has been stopped in Delhi since the night of January 25. This ban will last until January 26. After that, entry of heavy vehicles will be allowed. However, heavy vehicles will not be able to enter from the ring road towards New Delhi. Apart from this, only passing vehicles will be allowed to enter these areas. Along with this, in the New Delhi area, locals will be allowed entry only after verification and vehicular traffic will be stopped at Kirtway, Janpath, India Gate, Copernicus Marg from 4 am on January 26.
According to the Delhi Traffic Police Council, the Republic Day parade will start at 10:30 am from Vijay Chowk and proceed towards the Red Fort. The parade will pass through Kirtway, Hexagon C, Subhash Chandra Bose Roundabout, Tilak Marg and Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Netaji Subhash Marg and Red Fort. Due to this, from 6 pm on January 25 till the end of the parade on January 26, no traffic will be allowed on Vijay Chowk to India Gate route. There will be no cross traffic on Rafi Marg, Janpath, Mansingh Road till the end of the parade.
Those invited to the Republic Day celebration and those attending the event with e-tickets will get free rides at two metro stations. If you exit from the two stations near Kirtway – Adhiyog Bhawan and Central Secretariat and have a ticket, invitation or admit card for the Republic Day event, you can exit from these two metro stations for free. You will be able to get out.